Visa to Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan

One of the first questions that arises before traveling around any foreign country is, of course, the issue of a visa. We decided to make it easier for tourists to get information concerning obtaining visa to Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan. In this article, you will learn the citizens of which countries can enter these countries without visa, who require a visa, and who can get a visa only by invitation. If you have any further questions, you can contact us.

Visa to Armenia: Visa not required

Below you can get acquainted with the list of the countries the citizens of which may enter and stay in Armenia without visa. In the first table, you will see the countries with which Armenia has the bilateral visa-free regime.

Austria
Argentina
Byelorussia
Belgium
Bulgaria
Germany
Greece
Georgia
Spain
Italy
Kazakhstan
Cyprus
Kyrgyzstan
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Moldova
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Russia
Romania
Serbia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Tajikistan
Uzbekistan
Ukraine
Uruguay
Finland
France
Croatia
Montenegro
Czech Republic
Switzerland
Sweden
Estonia

The following are the countries with which Armenia has unilateral visa regime.

Austria
Andorra
Belgium
Bulgaria
Germany
Greece
Denmark
Ireland
Iceland
Spain
Italy
Cyprus
Latvia
Lithuania
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malta Monaco
Netherlands
Norway
PolandRepublic
Romania
San Marino
The Slovak Republic
Slovenia
USA
Uruguay
Finland
France
Croatia
Montenegro
Czech Republic
Switzerland
Sweden
Estonia

It is important to take into account that the citizens of those countries can stay in Armenia no longer than 180 days in a year.

Visa to Armenia: Invitation only

Below you can get acquainted with the list of the countries the citizens of which require to obtain visa to enter Armenia. They can obtain visa only by invitation. The invitations to these citizens may be issued by legal persons registered in Armenia, Armenian authorities, diplomatic missions, international organizations and their representatives. The invitation must be necessarily written on the official letterhead and have a signature of the director, as well as the seal of the organization. The invitation is sent to consideration to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia.

After receiving an invitation the citizens of the following countries can obtain a visa to Armenia only in Armenian embassies (consulates) abroad.

Algeria
Angola
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Vietnam
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Djibouti
Egypt
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Cape Verde
Cameroon
Kenya
Code d’Ivoire
Comoros
Congo
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Mauritius
Mauritania
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Morocco
Mozambique
Namibia
Nepal
Niger
Nigeria
Pakistan
Palestine
Rwanda
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia
Swaziland
Saint Helena Island
Seychelles
Senegal
Siera Leone
Syria
Somalia
Sudan
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
Uganda
Central African Republic
Chad
Sri Lanka
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
South Sudan

Visa to Armenia: The receipt of a visa

The citizens of the other countries who own all categories of passports should obtain visa to enter Armenia and do not need an invitation.

There are several categories of visas to Armenia. The citizens who wish to visit the country for the purpose of tourism, business, and visiting relatives must obtain a visitor visa. It is issued for a single or for multiple entrances.

These citizens can apply for E-visa on the site of the MFA – www.evisa.mfa.am 

Visa can also be obtained upon arrival in Armenia.

Please take into account that the citizens of Iraq cannot obtain visa upon arrival, they can do that only in the embassies of Armenia.

Visa to Georgia: Visa is not required

Those who are planning to visit Georgia should get a visa unless they are citizens of countries which have visa-free regime with Georgia.

Below you can get acquainted with the list of the countries the citizens of which may enter and stay in Georgia without visa for a period up to 1 year (excluding Iran, Chili and Uruguay):

Albania
Andorra
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia
Australia
Azerbaijan
Bahamas
Bahrain
Barbados
Belarus
Belize
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
British Dependent Territories 
British Overseas Territories 
Brunei
Canada
Chile (90/180 days)
Colombia
Costa Rica
Denmark Territories 
Dominican Republic

Ecuador
El Salvador
EU States
French Republic Territories 
Holy See
Honduras
Iceland
Iran (45 days)
Israel
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kuwait

 

Kyrgyzstan
Lebanon
Liechtenstein
Malaysia
Mauritius
Mexico
Moldova
Monaco
Montenegro
Netherlands Territories 
New
ZealandNorway
Oman
Panama
Qatar
Russia
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Serbia
Seychelles
Singapore
South Africa
South Korea
Switzerland
Tajikistan
Thailand
Turkey
Turkmenistan
UAE
Ukraine
Uruguay (90days)
USA
Uzbekistan

Visa to Georgia: E-visa

Below are listed countries the citizens of which should obtain e-visas. The easiest way is applying for short term visa via E-visa port

90 days per 180-day period

Bolivia

 Cuba
 Dominica
 East Timor
 Grenada
 Guatemala
 Kiribati
 Marshall Islands
 Micronesia
 North Macedonia
 Palau
 Paraguay
 Peru
 Saint Kitts and Nevis
 Saint Lucia
 Samoa
 Solomon Islands
 Suriname
 Trinidad and Tobago
 Tuvalu
 Vanuatu

30 days per 120-day period

Angola
 Benin
 Bhutan
 Burkina Faso
 Burundi
 Cambodia
 Cape Verde
 The central African Republic

 

 


 China
 Comoros
 Djibouti
 Egypt
 Equatorial Guinea
 Eritrea
 Eswatini
 Ethiopia
 Fiji
 Guinea-Bissau
 Guyana
 Haiti
 Hong Kong
 India
 Indonesia
 Jamaica
 Laos
 Lesotho
 Macau
 Madagascar
 Malawi
 Maldives
 Mongolia
 Mozambique
 Myanmar
 Namibia
 North Korea
 Papua New Guinea
 Philippines
 Rwanda
 Sao Tome and Principe
 Togo
 Vietnam
 Zambia
 Zimbabwe

If your country was not mentioned above then you’ll need to apply for a visa at the Embassy of Georgia in your country. 

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